FIFA confirm change to World Cup opener

With three months to go FIFA before the kick off of the World Cup, FIFA has formally brought forward the tournament by one day and given hosts Qatar an exclusive Sunday evening slot with a global audience.

By theokatsaros
Dundee boss says sorry after record loss

After equalling Scottish football’s worst loss in Europe with a 7-0 defeat to AZ Alkmaar in the Europa Conference League, Dundee United boss Jack Ross apologised to fans.

By troyw
NFL's Broncos appoint 'inspiring' new president

Replacing Joe Ellis, Damari Leech will take over as the Denver Broncos’ new president as the team’s new ownership groups begins to put its fingerprints on the franchise.

By troyw
NBA enshrines number of Celtics great Russell

Celtics Hall of Famer and civil rights activist, Bill Russell, becomes first to receive permanent jersey tribute from NBA.

By gregkemp
COM22 SWIMMING FINALS Emma McKeon has surprised herself with the level of her success in the Birmingham pool.
Aussie superstar McKeon smashes another record

Emma McKeon says setting a range of records with her golden Commonwealth Games is unexpected.

By samhussey
RUGBY AUSTRALIA ENGLAND James O'Connor (pic) replaces injured Quade Cooper for the Wallabies against Argentina this weekend.
Wallabies turn to experience O'Connor over young gun

Australia coach Dave Rennie has been forced into a number of changes for their Test against Argentina with James O’Connor to replace the injured Quade Cooper at No.10.

By theokatsaros
Michigan State gives coach Izzo $US2m raise

Tom Izzo will be a Spartan for life after the 67-year-old Michigan State coach inked a new five-year rollover contract worth $US6.2 per season.

By troyw
Britain Commonwealth Games Rugby Sevens Australia celebrate their 22-12 win over Fiji in the women's rugby sevens gold medal match.
Australia triumphs in rugby 7s Games gold

Australia’s world champion women’s rugby sevens team have claimed gold in Coventry, dominating Fiji 22-12 to secure a maiden Commonwealth Games title.

By joannew
Chiefs won't wrap Mahomes in cotton wool

While most leading quarterbacks are sitting out their team’s opening pre-season match, Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes will line up against Chicago and wants to get hit again.

By troyw